General assignment graphics reporter Education: Ohio University, BS in Journalism Joe Fox joined The Washington Post as a graphics reporter in 2018. He previously worked as a graphics and data journalist at the Los Angeles Times and as a copy editor at the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner in Fairbanks, Alaska. Professional Affiliations: Investigative Reporters and Editors, National Institute of Computer Assisted Reporting
A coronavirus, recently named covid-19, has infected more than 70,000 people since it was first reported in late 2019. To predict how big the epidemic could get, researchers are working to determine how contagious the virus is.